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Peter Bruce

Highly Cited Researcher

The ISI Highly Cited Researchers list identifies those researchers who publish the highest number of papers in the one per cent most cited papers in a particular research area. The new December 2015 list shows that Professor Peter Bruce FRS, Wolfson Chair of Materials and an expert in materials for energy storage is one of the most highly cited researchers in chemistry. Oxford University has more highly cited researchers in the new list than any other UK university.

QuEEN transistor

Programme Grant: Quantum Effects in Electronic Nanodevices

EPSRC has awarded a Programme Grant for Quantum Effects in Electronic Nanodevices (QuEEN) to Andrew Briggs, Lapo Bogani, and Jan Mol, with Harry Anderson FRS in the Department of Chemistry and Colin Lambert at Lancaster University. The programme will be for six years, starting in January 2016.

Newton Advanced Fellowship

Professor Lazaro Padilha, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil and Professor Andrew Watt have been awarded a Newton Advanced Fellowship to work on Infrared Colloidal Quantum Dots for High Efficiency Photovoltaics.